Metabolic syndrome

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Overconsumption of fructose increases gut surface and nutrient absorption

According to a new study, eating fructose causes cells in the digestive tract to change in a way that allows it to take in more nutrients. These alterations could explain

Exercise, Longevity, Medical News, Metabolic syndrome, Mood disorders
Physical exercise and antidepressants similarly effective in reducing depressive symptoms in the short-term

When compared to the antidepressant treatment group, physical exercise as a therapy alternative was equally beneficial in alleviating depressive symptoms in the short term (1 month). Depression is a common

Cancer, Diet, Gastroenterology, Medical News, Metabolic syndrome
Study finds artificial sweeteners alter healthy gut bacteria to be pathogenic

The new study is the first to show that some of the most commonly used artificial sweeteners have pathogenic effects on two types of gut bacteria, E. coli (Escherichia coli)

Diet, Gastroenterology, Longevity, Medical News, Metabolic syndrome
Changing from a high-fat western diet to a balanced diet could reduce skin and joint inflammation

According to the researchers, a Western diet appears to be sufficient to cause microbial imbalance and enhance sensitivity to IL-23-mediated psoriasis-like skin inflammation. According to a study headed by UC

Medical News, Metabolic syndrome, Obesity, Pharmaceuticals
FDA approves obesity drug that helped people cut weight 15%

On Friday, regulators announced that a new version of a popular diabetes medicine would be sold in the United States as a weight-loss treatment. Wegovy, a higher-dose variant of Novo

Diet, Medical News, Metabolic syndrome, Obesity, World health
University of Sydney researchers find obesity worsens liver-damaging effects of alcohol

A new study led by the Charles Perkins Centre at the University of Sydney, examined medical data from nearly half a million people and discovered that being overweight or obese